Coffee Break Italian

With Coffee Break Italian you can learn Italian where and when it suits you. In Season 1, you'll join teacher Mark, learner Katie and native speaker Francesca in our 15-minute lessons, and build your confidence in the language, learning Italian from scratch. Take your learning further with Season 2 in which Mark and Francesca are joined by learner Isla.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 110 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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episode 8: CBI Mag 1.08 | A Carnevale ogni scherzo vale


In this episode of the Coffee Break Magazine we're heading to the north of Italy to the town of Ivrea, known for its peculiar way of celebrating Carnevale. Our listener's question in this episode comes from Zack and concerns the tricky word m...


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episode 7: CBI Mag 1.07 | Amore per il passato...


... e tanta voglia di futuro. The city of Matera in the Basilicata region of Italy celebrates an incredibly rich heritage, with the word famous Sassi, cave dwellings carved into the mountainside, and looks to the future with the redevelopment of these ...


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   29m
 
 

episode 6: CBI Mag 1.06 | Ti viene voglia di ballare?


It's time for a new episode of the Coffee Break Italian Magazine and in this episode Francesca and Mark talk about their summer breaks and where they travelled to. The text for this episode focuses on the traditional Italian dance, la Tarantella, ...


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 2019-09-09  28m
 
 

episode 5: CBI Mag 1.05 | Cuciniamo le orecchiette


We're heading to the kitchen for this episode and learning about the popular pasta dish, le orecchiette. Mark and Francesca also discuss their recent trip to Milan and Stresa to film some content for the forthcoming Coffee Break Italian To Go vide...


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 2019-07-01  31m
 
 

episode 4: CBI Mag 1.04 | Leggiamo un po'


In this episode Francesca and Mark discuss one of Italy's most famous authors, Italo Calvino. Calvino's work can be read on many levels, and as a result of the type of language used, his books are very accessible for learners of Italian. In o...


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 2019-06-17  29m
 
 

episode 3: CBI Mag 1.03 | La Comunità Walser


In episode 3 of the Coffee Break Italian Magazine we're heading to the north of Italy to find out more about the Walser Community. In addition we'll be looking at the best way to move from using Lei to using tu when you're getting to kno...


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 2019-06-03  30m
 
 

episode 2: CBI Mag 1.02 | Il Gargano - la Perla della Puglia


In this episode we're heading south to the region of Puglia and, more specifically, to the area known as Il Gargano. Known for its crystalline waters and golden beaches, there is much to see and do in Il Gargano. Find out more in the episode. Fran...


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 2019-05-20  29m
 
 

episode 1: CBI Mag 1.01 | La Bocca della Verità


The Coffee Break Italian team is back with a new series, the Coffee Break Italian Magazine. In each episode of this 10-lesson season for intermediate learners you can build your vocabulary, increase your understanding of grammar and learn to use the It...


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 2019-05-06  27m
 
 

episode 40: CBI 2.40 | Ognuno vivrà l'estate che aveva sognato


And so our series, and our soap opera, reach their conclusion and we're delighted to bring you episode 40 of Coffee Break Italian Season 2. In this episode you'll enjoy the finale of La Mia Estate and, as ever, Mark and Francesca are on hand ...


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 2019-01-28  27m
 
 

episode 39: CBI 2.39 | Che scenetta romantica...


In the previous instalment of La Mia Estate which featured in episode 38 of Coffee Break Italian, we left our characters at a dramatic point. In episode 39, it's time to see if the night of Ferragosto will help to thaw r...


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 2019-01-14  31m